$67,166
Avg. Salary
$32.75
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Physical Therapist (PT) in Augusta, Georgia is $32.75 per hour.

The average pay for a Physical Therapist (PT) in Augusta, Georgia is $67,166 per year.

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Job Description for Physical Therapist (PT)

Physical therapists are directly involved in the recovery of patients with a wide range of medical conditions on a daily basis; problems can range from simple sprained ankles or knees to extreme disabilities, such as strokes. They are generally responsible for helping people regain the abilities to perform basic daily activities and work with patients of all ages, from children to the elderly. Some may work in small outpatient rehab facilities with athletes or those with minor disabilities, or in large inpatient rehab hospitals with those who have more severe disabilities.

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Physical Therapist (PT) Tasks

  • Record prognosis, treatment, response and progress in patient's chart or computer database.
  • Discharge patient from physical therapy when projected outcomes have been attained and provide for follow-up care or referrals.
  • Administer manual exercises, massage or traction to help relieve pain, increase patient strength or decrease or prevent deformity.
  • Perform an initial exam, evaluate medical records and physician's referral and determine a diagnosis prior to intervention.

About Augusta, Georgia

Richmond County, Georgia
196,579
Male:
94,662 (48.2%)
Female:
101,917 (51.8%)
Augusta–Richmond County US /ə.ˈɡʌs.tə/ is a consolidated city-county on the central eastern border of the U.S. state of Georgia, and located at the fall line of the Savannah River, at the head of its navigable portion. It is in the piedmont section of the state. The city was named after Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha (1719–1772). According to 2012 US Census estimates, the Augusta–Richmond County population was 197,872, not counting the unconsolidated cities of Hephzibah and Blythe. Augusta is the principal city of the Augusta–Richmond County Metropolitan Statistical Area, which as of 2012 had an estimated population of 580,270, making it the third-largest city and the second-largest metro area in the state after Atlanta. It is the 116th-largest city in the United States. Internationally, Augusta is best known for hosting The Masters golf tournament each spring. The area along the river was long inhabited by varying cultures of indigenous peoples, who relied on the river...
Augusta:
$41,190
Georgia:
$51,244
$800
Augusta:
$101,700
Georgia:
$159,300
4.9%

Physical Therapist (PT) Job Listings

Key Stats for Physical Therapist (PT)

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %
Less than 1 year
33%
1-4 years
33%
10-19 years
33%

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
33%
1-4 years
33%
10-19 years
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
no benefits
None: